Dr. Mike Kiledjian awarded grant from Cure SMA
Cure SMA has awarded a $140,000 research grant to Dr. Kiledjian
, CBN Chair and Distinguished Pofessor. SMA (spinal muscular atrophy) is a disease that robs people of physical strength by affecting the motor nerve cells in the spinal cord, taking away the ability to walk, eat, or breathe. It is the number one genetic cause of death for infants.